ERICH U PETERSEN portrait
  • Adjunct Professor, Mining Engineering
  • Professor Emeritus, Geology & Geophysics
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Professional Organizations

  • Society of Economic Geologists. 01/01/2020 - 06/30/2020. Position : Member.
  • Society of Economic Geologists. 01/01/2019 - 12/31/2019. Position : Member.
  • Society of Economic Geologists. 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2018. Position : Member.
  • Society of Economic Geologists. 01/01/2017 - 12/31/2017. Position : Member.
  • Society of Economic Geologists. 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016. Position : Member.
  • Society of Economic Geologists. 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015. Position : Member.

Courses I Teach

  • GEO 1030 - Earth Quakes and Volcanos
    Earthquakes and Volcanos
  • GEO 3080 - Earth Materials I
    Minerals, Research Project, Experiments, Case studies
  • GEO 5450 - Ore Deposits and Mineral Exploration
    Geochemistry, mineralogy, structure, tectonics and exploration for mineral deposits

Teaching Projects

  • A New View of Rocks. Project Lead: Erich U. Petersen. Collaborators: John R. Bowman. University Teaching Committee 05/15/2009 - 04/13/2013. Total Budget: $3,000.00.